Aussie Lingo

Aussie Lingo

Australian English is different from British and American English in that it has a bias towards invention, deception, profanity, humour and a classless society. The story of Australian language, from 1788 to the present day, is actually the story of the Australian nation. Kel Richards, author of the book, The Story of Australian English, explained,…

Indonesia Meets Australia

Indonesia Meets Australia

On 24 January 2017 I was Invited to speak at a Business Sundowner organised by a new body, Access Indonesia Australia, and the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in Perth, Western Australia. The theme was Bilateral Competence in Indonesia Australia Business Partnership. To me, Indonesia and Australia relationship topic has become like a broken record…